Elementary Teacher - Abu Dhabi, UAE - August 2019

Employer
Edvectus
Location
United Arab Emirates (AE)
Posted
Jun 11, 2019
Job Type
Full-Time

A ELEMENTARY TEACHER NEEDED IN ABU DHABI FOR AUGUST 2019.

 

In-house Job Fair to be held in Abu Dhabi on Saturday June 22nd,2019. Contact your Edvectus consultant if you would like to attend.

 

This Kindergarten to Grade 12 Private English medium international school is looking for experienced kindergarten and elementary teachers to join them for the next academic year. 

 

The school offers a monthly tax free salary of AED12100 (~$3,294/4,370 CAD) for a two year experienced teacher with annual increments for every two years of experience. There are also allowances for utility bills and excess baggage, international medical insurance is provided as well as annual airfares, end of service gratuity, local bus transportation and two free places for dependent children. Accommodation is provided as part of the employment package; it is furnished and single occupancy. 

 

Key Benefits

Tax Rate:Tax Free

Benefits:Flights -yearly, Gratuity or end of service bonus, Housing - provided, Medical or Health insurance, Professional development allowance, Transport to/from school, Tuition - free for dependents, Utilities paid

Suited To:Activity - swimming beaches, Activity-typical land sporting types, Activity-typical water sporting types, Climate - warmer, Dependent children - Not very suitable, Holiday destination - yes typical, Infrastructure - Moderately developed, Suburban, Unmarried partners - not suitable, Westernized - moderately, Women - more restrictive than most

 

Job Requirements

Minimum Years Experience:2.0

Curriculum Experience Required:Strongly prefer it

Will Accept Newly Qualified Teachers:N

Visa Restriction:2 years post qualification teaching exp requd, Candidates over 60 years of age will have difficulty obtaining a work visa and need not apply

 

Edvectus recruits qualified/certified Primary, Elementary, Secondary, Middle and High School teachers from the following countries;

USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, United Kingdom, Ireland and South Africa.

Applicants must have at least a Bachelor’s Degree and teaching qualification such as a Post Graduate Certificate in Education, Masters in Education or Bachelors of Education. Our jobs are not teaching English as a Foreign Language, and a TEFL certificate alone is not sufficient teacher training.

 

All applicants must have qualified teacher status, at least two years post qualifying experience due to Ministry regulations and must be able and willing to work in a cultural 100% ESL learning environment. All elementary teachers must have a Bachelors of Education or a Bachelors degree with PGCE/teaching diploma and previous IB PYP experience is preferred. American Curriculum experience (common core preferred) is also valued, but those hailing from a student centred background will be warmly welcomed. Teachers should be able to demonstrate a strong academic background in content knowledge, be collaborative and collegial, value the use of data to drive instruction, be assessment literate, be skilled at differentiating and engaging students, be able to utilize effective instructional strategies and be technologically proficient. It is important to note that this is not a western expatriate schools and many students are local from the UAE.

 

Combining the US core standards curriculum with a delivery through the philosophy of IB without the scope and sequence, the school blends the best of both worlds of a traditional American approach of text books and regular testing and a more student centred perspective. The ultimate goal is to eventually attain IB world school status retaining the American element so students can graduate with a US diploma and if they meet with the criteria and IB diploma too. Advanced Placement course are also available.

 

If you believe that this opportunity matches the ideals of your overseas teaching aspirations then please do not hesitate to contact your local Edvectus adviser today and visit the following link for job details https://www.edvectus.com/JobView/?jobId=7931

 

We look forward to hearing from you. 

 

Number Of Students:2730

Student Make Up:95% Emirati / 99% Muslim / 100% ESL

 

Regional Info:

Abu Dhabi is a great place to live and work; if offers the perfect blend of a traditional Arabian lifestyle with a vibrant expatriate existence. There is something for everyone here whether it be shopping, dining out, exploring the culture or having fun in the desert. Abu Dhabi has large shopping malls, a plethora of international hotels, a dazzling range of eateries and many quite a few bars and clubs. It is the home of the carrier Etihad which can whisk you off to plentiful exotic Asian and African destinations during the longer school holidays. Dubai is just down the road for a day or weekend of more beaches and shopping, but different and wonderful historical places like Muscat are just a short flight away.

 

Edvectus is an international teacher recruitment company. We will hold your personal information for the purposes of finding you a teaching or leadership job abroad. We will contact you by email, phone and/or SMS for job finding purposes. As such, with your consent, your data such as your profile, CV or resume will be sent to international schools in your regions of interest. 

 

If you wish to put your job search on hold, or if you wish to completely delete your file from our system you can contact your consultant, email teacher@edvectus.com with your full name and request, or you can manage your account online yourself through the Edvectus Candidate Portal, accessed from our website. 

 

Edvectus is a recruitment agency that is staffed mainly by ex-teachers with international experience. We match teachers to jobs and provide advice and guidance to certified K-12 teachers wishing to teach in international schools around the world.  Our online Learning Portal provides hundreds of resources that will help you prepare to live and work abroad. We have offices in North America, Europe, Middle East, Far East, Australia and New Zealand. 

Our services, including access to the Learning Portal, are paid for by our client schools and are free to teachers.   

Visit our website to find out more and to see hundreds of jobs available now.

 

Edvectus practices Safer Recruitment and require a background check including an FBI check and professional reference checks on all successful applicants. 

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